Whether you’re in love and single, in love and married or already a loving family, you know that Valentine’s Day this Sunday is one day you simply can’t miss. In the Indiana capital city, Indianapolis, you’ll find lots of wonderful places to go for Valentine’s Day. And all around the grand Circle City are charming suburbs, ranging from the quaint (such as Avon) to the resplendent (such as Carmel). With a minimal amount of digging, you’ll come up with a brilliant idea for a Valentine’s Day destination in or around Indy that suits you perfectly and enhances your day of amore.
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Fun City Finder has put together some ideas for you to consider for this Sunday, February 14, just to get your lovefest started. If you don’t find the perfect idea for Valentine’s Day below, try scanning our Indianapolis restaurants, Indianapolis nightlife, Indianapolis attractions, Indianapolis bars, Indianapolis downtown or Indianapolis Things to Do directories.
Brilliant Ideas for Valentine’s Day in Indianapolis
|Indianapolis Canal Walk – Grab your honey’s hand and some candy hearts and stroll down the Indianapolis Canal Walk. You’ll fall in love with the beauty that surrounds you.
Indianapolis Canal Walk
|Carriage Rides Downtown Indianapols – Cuddle up and dream to the clip-clopping through the magical Indianapolis downtown neighborhood.
Blue Ribbon Carriage Company: 631.4169
Circle City Carriage: 317.387.1516
Yellow Roses Carriages: 634.3400
|Chateau Thomas Winery Valentine’s event – In this charming winery, just fifteen minutes from downtown Indianapolis, you can create a romantic afternoon or evening just by visiting their 60-foot-long Tasting Bar for only $5.
Chateau Thomas Winery
6291 Cambridge Wy
Plainfield, IN 46168
|Family Valentine’s Day Celebration – Leave it to the Children’s Museum to come up with a fantastic thing to do in Indianapolis for your family’s Valentine’s Day. It’s a dinner-dance with everybody dressing as their favorite heroines and heroes.
Feb. 13, Saturday, 6 – 9 pm, $25 and $35 members, $35 and $45 non-members
Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
3000 N Meridian St
Indianapolis, IN 46208
|Cirque du Soleil presents Alegria – Take your Valentine to the show of all shows at the famous Conseco Fieldhouse. Unforgettable.
Feb. 14 is closing night
125 S Pennsylvania St
|Holcomb Observatory and Planetarium at Butler University – Take her to the stars… the real ones! Planetarium shows are only $6 per couple, or look through the enormous telescope for the real thing.
Holcomb Observatory and Planetarium
4600 Sunset Av
Indianapolis, IN 46208
|Don’t forget about the Indiana/World Skating Academy – Take your sweetie for a spin at the famous PanAm Plaza. Bring the camera!
Pan American Plaza
1201 S Capitol Ave
Indianapolis, IN 46225
|“Romance and Remembrance” – A Valentine’s Day event you will never forget. Share a romantic Victorian evening with readings that will touch your hearts, followed by an elegant dinner at the Propylaeum in downtown Indianapolis.
Feb. 14, Sunday, 6 pm, $130 couples, $120 member couples
President Benjamin Harrison Home
230 North Delaware Street
Indianapolis, IN 46202
|Romeo and Juliet – That most romantic couple is onstage this Sunday at the IRT. They’ve even teamed up to give you dinner too, at the dramatic Capital Grille Restaurant in Indy’s downtown district.
Jan. 19 – Feb. 27
Indiana Repertory Theatre
140 W. Washington Street
Indianapolis, IN 46204
IRT Ticket Office: (317) 635-5252
IRT Administrative Office: (317) 635-5277